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Link Roundup: Carmen Sandiego, MCU, the Sears Christmas Wish Book, and more

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. Netflix has released images for their new Carmen Sandiego animated series.
  2. These modernist gingerbread houses will have you re-thinking your traditional design.
  3. The Marvel Cinematic Universe is expanding its reach with a series of attractions at Disneyland theme parks around the world.
  4. You can now sit by a fire stocked with your very own scented fire-log from KFC.
  5. Japan’s classic sci-fi superhero series Ultraman is getting a reboot for American audiences.
  6. What’s your child’s play personality? Take The Toy Association’s Genius of Play quiz and find out!
  7. Here’s a look back at the Sears Christmas Wish Book from 1966.
  8. For the person who has everything: You can now purchase Lego-style building blocks from Tiffany.

Peruse a weekly summary of intriguing articles related to toys, games, and nostalgia that have hit the news this week.